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Ghosts of Mississippi
Directed by:
Rob Reiner

Starring Alec Baldwin, James Woods, Virginia Madsen, Whoopi Goldberg, Susanna Thompson and Craig T. Nelson, "Ghosts of Mississippi" (also known as "Agguato - Ghosts from the past, L'", "Ghosts from the Past", "Attentat, Das") is a Drama film directed by Rob Reiner, released on December 20 of 1996 in the USA.

In 1963 civil rights leader Medgar Evers was murdered in his own driveway. For 30 years his assassin has remained free. Is it ever too late to do the right thing?

Who directed "Ghosts of Mississippi":

Ghosts of Mississippi was directed by Rob Reiner, an American actor, director, producer, writer, and composer.

Before Ghosts of Mississippi, Rob Reiner had directed The American President, released in 1995, North (1994), A Few Good Men (1992), A Few Good Men (1992), Misery (1990), and When Harry Met Sally... (1989). Since, he directed The Story of Us, released in 1999, Alex & Emma (2003), Rumor Has ItÂ… (2005), The Bucket List (2007), Flipped (2010), and The Magic of Belle Isle (2012).

When was "Ghosts of Mississippi" released:

Ghosts of Mississippi was first released in the United States on Friday, December 20, 1996. Also released on Friday, December 20, 1996 have been La Cérémonie (dir. Claude Chabrol) and No Way Back (dir. Frank A. Cappello). This was twenty-three (23) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, May 09, 1997 in the United Kingdom; 1999 in France; Thursday, April 24, 1997 in Germany; Thursday, April 17, 1997 in Spain and on Thursday, May 01, 1997 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "Ghosts of Mississippi":

At the casting of Ghosts of Mississippi we find Alec Baldwin, previously seen in Heaven's Prisoners (1996) and The Juror (1996); James Woods (Nixon (1995), Casino (1995)); Virginia Madsen (The Prophecy (1995), Blue Tiger (1994)) [ more... ]

  • William H. Macy, Bill Smitrovich and Terry O'Quinn have all also be seen in Without a Trace, released in 1983.
  • Jerry Levine and Craig T. Nelson, William H. Macy also worked together in Wag the Dog, released in 1997.
  • Terry O'Quinn and Lucas Black also appeared together in The X Files, released in 1998.
  • Alec Baldwin and James Woods can both be seen in The Getaway, released in 1994.

What is the Storyline of "Ghosts of Mississippi":

Medgar Evers was a black civil rights activist in Mississippi; he was murdered by an assassin on June 12, 1963. It was suspected that Byron De La Beckwith, a white supremacist, was the murderer. He had been tried twice and both trials ended in hung juries. In 1989, Evers' widow Myrlie, who had been trying to bring De La Beckwith to justice for over 25 years, believed she had what it takes to bring him to trial again. Although most of the evidence from the old trial had disappeared, Bobby DeLaughter, an [...]

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